Sydney and Ivan present at the GELH Symposium!

Bioengineering undergraduate students Sydney Yang and Ivan Spann presented their summer research at the Grants for Experiential Learning in Health (GELH) Symposium on October 10, 2018. Ivan and Sydney were awarded these grants from Lehigh to conduct research in the Chow Lab this past summer. They both gave great talks that highlighted all their hard... Continue Reading →

Chow Lab presents at Penn Orthopaedics 2018 Cartilage Repair Symposium!

Lesley, Paula, and Kelly traveled to Philadelphia on Sept. 7-8, 2018 to attend the Penn Orthopaedics 2018 Cartilage Repair Symposium on "Pushing the Boundaries of Cartilage Repair". Lesley gave an invited talk titled, "Designing Advanced Materials to Guide Cartilage Regeneration" and Paula presented her first poster on "3D-Printed Scaffolds for Peptide-Guided Cartilage Regeneration". These presentations highlighted... Continue Reading →

Congrats to our amazing BDSI 2018 team!

The Chow and Jedlicka Labs were joined by a fantastic multidisciplinary team of undergraduate students mentored by two graduate students (Dammy and Swetha) during the Biosystems Dynamics Summer Institute (BDSI) Program. BDSI started in 2006 with a grant from the Howard Hughes Medical Institute (HHMI) and provides "research training experiences that emphasize the relationships between biology... Continue Reading →

Lesley visited Springer Nature in London

Lesley visited the Springer Nature offices in London to meet with editors from Nature Materials, Nature Communications, Nature Reviews Materials, Nature Biomedical Engineering, Nature Nanotechnology, etc.  She was invited by Christine Horejs, Associate Editor for Nature Reviews Materials, to present the Chow Lab's research during the Springer Nature Biomaterials and Bioengineering community meeting. This was a... Continue Reading →

Lesley presented at WCB2018 in Dublin, Ireland!

Lesley traveled to Dublin, Ireland to present the Chow Lab's latest data on "Spatially Organized 3D-Printed Scaffolds to Mimic the Osteochondral Interface" at the 2018 World Congress for Biomechanics (WCB) in July. WCB was a huge success thanks to the co-chairs Danny Kelly and Fergal O'Brien and many organizers for their hard work and dedication.... Continue Reading →

Lesley presented at the 2018 ACS MARM meeting

Lesley Chow gave an invited talk at the 2018 American Chemical Society (ACS) Mid-Atlantic Regional Meeting (MARM) titled, "Functionalized polymer conjugates as building blocks to construct spatially organized materials" on June 3, 2018 at Lehigh University. It was exciting to hear about the awesome polymer work going on in the area and connecting with new... Continue Reading →

Kelly, Divya, and Reilly present at the 2018 David & Lorraine Freed Undergraduate Research Symposium!

(Photo credit for featured image: John Kish IV photography and Lehigh University) Kelly Seims, Divya Patel, and Reilly Callahan presented their work at the David and Lorraine Freed Undergraduate Research Symposium on April 24, 2018. This annual symposium showcases the top undergraduate researchers from each engineering department at Lehigh and Lafayette. These finalists are judged by a... Continue Reading →

Chow Lab book chapter in ‘Biomaterials for Tissue Engineering’ (Ed. Kanika Chawla) is now available!

Our book chapter on "Electrospinning Functionalized Polymers for Use as Tissue Engineering Scaffolds" is now available in Biomaterials for Tissue Engineering: Methods and Protocols  (edited by Kanika Chawla)! This book is part of the Methods in Molecular Biology series published by Humana Press (Springer Nature) and provides step-by-step protocols for the generation of various biomaterials, including hydrogels and natural, synthetic, and... Continue Reading →

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